• Traditional Lagana recipe (Greek Shrove Monday Bread)
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    Traditional Lagana recipe (Greek Shrove Monday Bread)

    Serves: 8

    Time: 40 minutes (plus 1 1/2 hour rise time)

    Difficulty: Beginner

    Let me start by saying that’s it’s a shame that Lagana is only eaten once a year! Lagana is a delicious Greek flat-bread, which is very similar to focaccia and […]

  • Chickpea Fritters recipe (Revithokeftedes)
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    Chickpea Fritters recipe (Revithokeftedes)

    Serves: 4-6

    Time: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Difficulty: Advanced

    A very healthy and delicious appetizer from the island of Sifnos! Serve it with some yogurt sauce as a great starter! Discover how to make this greek falafel recipe to […]

  • Taramasalata recipe (Greek Fish Roe dip or Taramosalata)
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    Taramasalata recipe (Greek Fish Roe dip or Taramosalata)

    Serves: 10

    Time: 15 minutes

    Difficulty: Beginner

    A traditional, creamy, smooth and absolutely delicious Greek Taramasalata recipe. While you can buy Taramasalata from your local deli, more often than not it will be of poor quality and has a very bright pink hue due to the addition of food coloring along with lots of unnecessary thickeners. So spare yourself the preservatives and make your own in less than 15 minutes with this super easy recipe!

  • Crispy Greek Fried Eggplant recipe (Melitzanes tiganites)
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    Crispy Greek Fried Eggplant recipe (Melitzanes tiganites)

    Serves: 4

    Time: 40 minutes

    Difficulty: Beginner

    Discover how to make the perfect Greek Fried Eggplant (Melitzanes Tiganites) with this traditional recipe! Silky, sweet eggplant coated with batter and deep fried to form an amazing, golden brown, extra crispy crust! A delicious Greek fried eggplant recipe that you just can’t miss out!

Traditional Lagana recipe (Greek Shrove Monday Bread)

Traditional Lagana recipe (Greek Shrove Monday Bread)

Serves: 8

Time: 40 minutes (plus 1 1/2 hour rise time)

Difficulty: Beginner

Chickpea Fritters recipe (Revithokeftedes)

Chickpea Fritters recipe (Revithokeftedes)

Serves: 4-6

Time: 1 hour 30 minutes

Difficulty: Advanced

Taramasalata recipe (Greek Fish Roe dip or Taramosalata)

Taramasalata recipe (Greek Fish Roe dip or Taramosalata)

Serves: 10

Time: 15 minutes

Difficulty: Beginner

Crispy Greek Fried Eggplant recipe (Melitzanes tiganites)

Crispy Greek Fried Eggplant recipe (Melitzanes tiganites)

Serves: 4

Time: 40 minutes

Difficulty: Beginner

Traditional Greek Easter Lent recipes

Leading up to the Great Easter Sunday is the traditional 40 day lent, during which meat and dairy products are substituted with plentiful amounts of vegetables, fish and seafood. Browse through my handpicked collection of tasty, healthy Easter Lent recipes and discover a new treat for you to enjoy every day of the week!



Traditional Greek Easter Lent recipes

Crispy Greek Fried Eggplant recipe (Melitzanes tiganites)

Crispy Greek Fried Eggplant recipe (Melitzanes tiganites)

Serves: 4

Time: 40 minutes

Difficulty: Beginner

Discover how to make the perfect Greek Fried Eggplant (Melitzanes Tiganites) with this traditional recipe! Silky, sweet eggplant coated with batter and deep fried to form an amazing, golden brown, extra crispy crust! A delicious Greek fried eggplant recipe that you just can’t miss out!

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Mediterranean Sea Bass Recipe Stuffed with Tomatoes, Lemons and Olives

Mediterranean Sea Bass Recipe Stuffed with Tomatoes, Lemons and Olives

Serves: 2

Time: 30 minutes

Difficulty: Beginner

An amazingly tender Mediterranean flavoured oven baked stuffed sea bass recipe for the lovers of the Greek cuisine! To prepare this delicious baked stuffed sea bass recipe the fish is […]

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Greek Shrimp Saganaki recipe with Feta cheese (Garides Saganaki)

Greek Shrimp Saganaki recipe with Feta cheese (Garides Saganaki)

Serves: 4

Time: 20 minutes

Difficulty: Beginner

If you have ever been to Greece it would be impossible to have missed out on this delicious Greek shrimp saganaki appetizer, served in every Psarotaverna (fish tavern)! This is a […]

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Perfect Lenten Chocolate Brownies!

Perfect Lenten Chocolate Brownies!

Serves: 8

Time: 40 minutes

Difficulty: Beginner

Who doesn’t love brownies? Soft, moist and extra fudgy with a shiny slightly crackled crust. A homemade goodness for the whole family. And with this recipe you can enjoy them […]

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Scrumptious Lenten Apple Pie Recipe! (Greek Milopita)

Scrumptious Lenten Apple Pie Recipe! (Greek Milopita)

Serves: 6-8

Time: 1 hour 10 minutes

Difficulty: Beginner

Who doesn’t love this ultimate classic dessert? The flaky crust, the scrumptious juicy filling.. A homemade goodness for the whole family! So the idea of a Lenten apple pie, with no eggs, […]

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Delicious Lenten Greek Honey puffs recipe (Loukoumades)

Delicious Lenten Greek Honey puffs recipe (Loukoumades)

Serves: 4 (25-30 pieces)

Time: 50 minutes

Difficulty: Beginner

Little bites of heaven! An amazing Greek dessert that despite being an indulgent delight still complies with the dietary instructions of the Lenten season! These traditional Greek sweet little honey puffs […]

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Greek Octopus and onion stew recipe (Octopus stifado)

Greek Octopus and onion stew recipe (Octopus stifado)

Serves: 5-6

Time: 1 hour 30 minutes

Difficulty: Beginner

The traditional Greek octopus stifado recipe! We all know and love the classic Greek rabbit or beef stifado, but this very easy and simple to prepare octopus stew is the perfect […]

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Amazing Lenten Chocolate Sponge Cake!

Amazing Lenten Chocolate Sponge Cake!

Serves: 15

Time: 1 hour 15 minutes

Difficulty: Beginner

The most moist and rich Lenten chocolate cake that despite being an indulgent delight still complies with the dietary instructions of the Lenten season! If you have ever tried making a […]

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